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Karnataka MP protests China's support to terrorist Masood

IANS  |  Bengaluru 

Condemning the deadly terror attack on CRPF troopers in Kashmir, Karnataka BJP's member on Friday protested China's backing to dreaded (JeM)

"Though the has been trying to outlaw and declare Azar a global terrorist, is the only country repeatedly blocking India's bid to get such a resolution passed," said Chandrasekhar in a statement here.

has reportedly claimed responsibility for the Thursday's terror attack on a CRPF convoy near Awantipora in Kashmir's district in which 45 of its troopers died and many injured.

"China's culpability in allowing Azhar to roam around and mount terror attacks against must be accounted. Heading the Pakistan-based terror outfit, he lives and moves freely in Pakistan," said Chandrasekhar.

Exhorting to hold responsible for Azar's conduct and support to his terror activities, the industrialist lawmaker said is the principal financial sponsor of Pakistan, which is bankrupt and run by its to pursue a perverted objective to avenge its defeat in the 1971 war.

"has a perverse way of looking at issues and approaching things even as the US signals withdrawing from As Pakistani fears a power vacuum in the war-torn country, it wants to occupy it by keeping and its troops engaged with terror attacks in Kashmir," the said.

Calling upon the to be united in the war against terrorism, the city-based said though failed militarily and through covert wars over the decades, India should avenge the sacrifice of the CRPF troopers through all means and force at its disposal.

"We must focus our anger and angst on Pakistan and as a tribute to the CRPF troopers and others who laid down their lives to protect our country and secure our borders," Chandrasekhar added.



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First Published: Fri, February 15 2019. 23:16 IST